weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Flash Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
311 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR SEVIER COUNTY BURN SCARS...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING PERIODS OF RAIN TO THE AREA
TODAY. ALTHOUGH RAINFAL TOTALS FOR THE ENTIRE RAIN EVENT WILL
GENERALLY NOT EXCEED 1.25 INCHES...PERIODS OF MODERATE TO BRIEFLY
HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE GATLINBURG AREA ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING.
REMEMBER THAT BURN SCARS PROVIDE AN ABOVE NORMAL THREAT OF
FLOODING...OR MUD AND DEBRIS SLIDES...WITH EVEN MODERATE AMOUNTS OF
RAINFALL.

TNZ073-074-062100-
/O.CON.KMRX.FF.A.0003.161206T0900Z-161206T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SEVIERVILLE...GATLINBURG
311 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF EAST TENNESSEE...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  NORTH SEVIER AND SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS.

* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

* RAINFALL UP TO ONE INCH FALLING UPON THE BURN SCAR COULD LEAD TO
  FLASH FLOODING OR DANGEROUS MUD AND DEBRIS SLIDES.

* FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS...ROADWAYS...AND STREAMS WILL BE
  POSSIBLE. MOVE AWAY FROM RECENTLY BURNED AREAS. LIFE
  THREATENING FLOODING OF CREEKS...ROADS AND NORMALLY DRY
  ARROYOS IS POSSIBLE. THE RAINS COULD TRIGGER ROCKSLIDES...
  MUDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS IN STEEP TERRAIN...ESPECIALLY IN
  AND AROUND THE BURN AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE QUICK
ACTION IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS
ISSUED. IF YOU COME TO A CLOSED OR FLOODED ROAD...TURN AROUND!
DON`T DROWN!

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
318 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED ALONG THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS
TODAY...

.SUSTAINED WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS MORNING THROUGH MID AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST WINDS
WILL LIKELY OCCUR AT ELEVATIONS NEAR OR ABOVE 3000 FEET. THESE
WINDS COULD CONTRIBUTE TO FIRE GROWTH AND SPREAD IN AREAS THAT
MIGHT STILL HAVE ONGOING WILDFIRES.

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072-074-087-062100-
/O.CON.KMRX.WI.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-161206T2100Z/
JOHNSON-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST GREENE-UNICOI-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHEAST MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNTAIN CITY...COSBY...CEDAR CREEK...
ERWIN...ROAN MOUNTAIN...CADES COVE...GATLINBURG...COKER CREEK
318 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* EVENT...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP
  TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH MID AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THESE WINDS COULD CONTRIBUTE TO FIRE GROWTH AND
  SPREAD IN AREAS THAT STILL HAVE ONGOING WILDFIRES.
  ADDITIONALLY...THEY MAY DOWN TREES OR TREE LIMBS...AS WELL AS
  POWER LINES. LOOSE OUTDOOR OBJECTS SHOULD BE SECURED.
  MOTORISTS SHOULD BE EXTRA CAUTIOUS TO CROSS WINDS ESPECIALLY
  WHEN DRIVING IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF
40 TO 57 MPH ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
615 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-071115-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
615 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THIS MORNING ACROSS NORTH AND CENTRAL
GEORGIA.

A RAPIDLY MOVING COLD FRONT WILL BRING SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS TO NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA THIS MORNING. AT THIS
TIME SEVERE STORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED ALTHOUGH BRIEF HEAVY RAIN IS
POSSIBLE WITH ANY THUNDERSTORM THAT DEVELOPS.

THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL END ACROSS THE AREA BY NOON
TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT REQUESTED BUT SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED
TO SUBMIT REPORTS OF SEVERE WEATHER THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO
WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
527 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

NCZ033-048>053-058-071030-
AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-
527 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL POSSIBLE. AN ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL
BUILD IN BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT ON THURSDAY, AND BRING IN VERY
COLD AIR ALONG WITH GUSTY WINDS THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY
MORNING. WIND CHILLS MAY FALL INTO THE 0 TO -10 DEGREE RANGE IN
ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3500 FEET, MAINLY ALONG THE TENNESSEE BORDER
COUNTIES.
..SATURDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
327 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

NCZ060-061-TNZ012>018-035>047-067>074-081>087-098>102-VAZ001-002-
005-006-008-070830-
CHEROKEE-CLAY-SCOTT TN-CAMPBELL-CLAIBORNE-HANCOCK-HAWKINS-
SULLIVAN-JOHNSON-MORGAN-ANDERSON-UNION-GRAINGER-HAMBLEN-
NORTHWEST COCKE-COCKE SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTHWEST GREENE-
SOUTHEAST GREENE-WASHINGTON TN-UNICOI-NORTHWEST CARTER-
SOUTHEAST CARTER-ROANE-LOUDON-KNOX-JEFFERSON-NW BLOUNT-
BLOUNT SMOKY MOUNTAINS-NORTH SEVIER-SEVIER SMOKY MOUNTAINS-
SEQUATCHIE-BLEDSOE-RHEA-MEIGS-MCMINN-NORTHWEST MONROE-
SOUTHEAST MONROE-MARION-HAMILTON-BRADLEY-WEST POLK-EAST POLK-LEE-
WISE-SCOTT-RUSSELL-WASHINGTON-
327 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016 /227 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH
CAROLINA...EAST TENNESSEE AND SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SUSTAINED WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE
POSSIBLE IN THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTINS THIS MORNING THROUGH MID
AFTERNOON. THE STRONGEST OF THE WINDS WILL LIKELY OCCUR AT
ELEVATIONS ABOVE 3000 FEET. THESE WINDS COULD CONTRIBUTE TO FIRE
GROWTH AND SPREAD IN AREAS THAT MIGHT STILL HAVE ONGOING WILDFIRES. A
WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE EAST TENNESSEE MOUNTAINS THROUGH
4 PM TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

TMODERATE AMOUNTS OF RAINFALL TODAY...POSSIBLY NEAR ONE
INCH...WILL RESULT IN AN ABOVE NORMAL CHANCE OF PRODUCING FLASH
FLOODING OR MUD AND DEBRIS SLIDES IN THE BURN SCAR AREAS IN SEVIER
COUNTY TODAY. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR SEVIER COUNTY
UNTIL 4 PM EST.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA ON THURSDAY
BEHIND A COLD FRONT. LOWS WILL BE IN THE TEENS TO LOWER 20S ON
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY NIGHT...WITH HIGHS ON FRIDAY REMAINING
BELOW FREEZING IN MANY LOCATIONS. LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS MAY BE
POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BUT
LESS THAN ONE INCH IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
220 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-062100-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
220 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH ALABAMA AND PORTIONS OF
SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE NORTHEASTWARD AWAY FROM THE
TENNESSEE VALLEY TODAY. SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIT
NORTHEAST OF THE AREA THIS MORNING. A COUPLE OF THE STORMS COULD
PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS UP TO 35 MPH. HEAVY DOWNPOURS MAY
RESULT IN SOME PONDING OF WATER ON AREA ROADWAYS THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

A STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL DROP SOUTH THROUGH THE REGION
THURSDAY. ON THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY MORNING, WIND CHILLS WILL
DROP INTO THE TEENS IN VALLEY LOCATIONS AND THE SINGLE DIGITS ATOP
THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE CUMBERLAND PLATEAU.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IS
NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE